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Trapped on pirate’s bay with only 60 minutes to escape!!!

Do you have what it takes to escape the forbidden walls of the Pirate’s Bay? Find out at Zenith Escape Rooms!

 Looking for some family fun? A birthday party? Or maybe you need something to do on a double date!  

No matter the occasion, escape rooms are a great way to spend time with friends and family when you want to do something fun as a team!! 

What is an escape room you ask? It is an interactive puzzle where you use your brain and your surroundings to problem solve. The goal is to solve a mystery, escape the room, or claim the prize.

Zenith has some interesting escape rooms. You will need anywhere between 4-8 team members to play. The more players your team has the easier it will be to solve 
the room.

Are you new to escape rooms? Test the waters in an abandoned pirate’s hut in Pirate’s Bay! 


You have 60 minutes to escape before that bloodthirsty, one-eyed pirate returns from hunting. Five is the recommended amount of players for this room. It is the easiest room however it does take some serious effort to complete. It is suggested for beginners.


Done escape rooms before? You could try one of their more challenging rooms. Such as the Mayan tomb, Grandmas attic, or the Magic Goblet which is the hardest room. 


The cost per player for an escape room is $25 plus tax. There are prizes to be won for anyone who participates in the versus party pack.  


Get your team on the leaderboard! If you and your team complete the designated room with a top score, your time will be recorded on the leaderboard for all to see!!


To book a room, visit their website at For more info and to see what’s going on, you can visit them on Facebook
or Instagram. 

Looking for somewhere to practice? Try The Kage!

Looking for somewhere to practice? Try The Kage!



Whether you’re looking for an indoor batting cage for recreation, training or events, The Kage currently has two batting cages available! Why not test your batting skills? What have you got to lose?

 Both cages include a pro pitching machine that is used at the major league level. Their pitching machines accommodate both baseball and softball and range in speed from 35 MPH to 90 MPH. They have softball fast pitch and slo-pitch options available. You can get discount pricing on 5, 1-hour sessions or 10, 30-minute sessions. Don’t have your own gear? That’s ok, The Kage supplies bats and helmets.

Are you a hockey fanatic? They have an all year round 16′ X 40′ synthetic ice rink perfect for hockey training or recreational use. You can keep track of how hard your shot is with their radar gun! Need your skates sharpened? Their automatic prosharp skate sharpening machine is second to none! It will ensure you a clean-cut edge every time.

The Kage has lots of positive reviews and ratings on Facebook and Google. People seem to enjoy the friendly staff, inviting atmosphere and reasonable prices. We recommend you check them out yourself!

Their 6-week full training camp is 1 hour per week for 6 weeks, with one on one training. To see more information about their clinics, training camps, bookings or any other information visit them at

Rev Jessie Brandon: Creating memories that last!!

Rev Jessie Brandon: Creating touchstone moments that last!!

Reverend Jessie Brandon is an ordained and licensed Metaphysical Minister. She performs weddings, celebrations of life, blessings of all kinds, recovery releases and so much more. 

The Life Cycle Celebrant program came from Australia, now based in New Jersey USA, and is over 50 years old. It refers to someone who is trained in the fundamentals of celebration of the entire life cycle from birth to death.

Jessie Brandon got into business six years ago. It was a life-changing moment when she decided to get into Ministry work.,

She studied celebrations and rituals from around the world, and then she studied the art of designing a wedding ceremony. 

Rev. Jessie writes your personal love story, in-depth or sweet and simple. She uses all the information you provide to make your ceremony original and unique. She also helps couples write their vows and coordinate with your vendors (as needed) before your ceremony. She brings spiritual elements into the ceremony to bring unconditional love, peace and joy into your day. 

Rev. Jessie is also a Reiki Master (energy healing) Her metaphysical ministry  includes a meditation centre called Truthwell, provides spiritual guidance sessions at her Healing Parlour, and is an intuitive energy guide. Jessie is also a writer in collaboration with a blogger and together they are writing a book called Blogs and Blessings.  

Jessie is full of joy and loves everyone from all walks of life. You can find her on Facebook or her website at


Breaking news!!! Redline Brewhouse Restaurant is re-opening.


Redline is back!

On September 23rd at 4 pm, their doors will be open to the public! With the wonderful selection of great craft beers and mouthwatering food, you need to get there to sample it for yourself. Whether it is for a special night out, a meal and drinks with the family, or just to watch a game on the big screens. With a plate of wings, of course.

When you think of Redline, you think craft beers. They have an outstanding selection; Stouts, Lagers, Pale Ales IPA’s and more. As the seasons change so do their beer selections, so keep on checking their beer menu. Don’t forget you can also get their beer from their in-store take-out, or you can order online and at the LCBO.

Ever wondered how those tasty beers come to fruition? You can learn the brewing process and taste the beer through tours on Friday from 4:00 pm-8:00 pm, or Saturday from 12:00 pm-8:00 pm. They have a variety of core beer including Clutch, Idle Coast, Red Light, Check Engine and so much more.


It is nearly Oktoberfest season, and to celebrate, Redline will be having live bands. There will be special beers on tap to re-create the German beer atmosphere as well as German style food. This event will be both dine-in as well as drive-thru to support distancing.

If you haven’t been to Redline before it offers two exquisite open concept venues. The Taproom on the floor and The loft on the Mezzanine. These areas can be rearranged to suit your needs, large or small, of course, the size is dictated by the current crisis.

When you think Redline you think beer, but for those who prefer wine, they have an extensive wine selection to choose from as well.

All their beers use ingredients from local farms to support local businesses; Redline likes to keep its atmosphere trendy and friendly. Their beer is freshly brewed, and their unique food has gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options. 

Things will be a little different as we all monitor COVID. Their priority will be putting measures in place to keep everyone safe. So, remember to bring a mask, you need to wear this until you are seated, then you can remove it.


Fall in love with flavour!

If you’re looking to try something different head over to the Tandoori Kingdom.

Tandoori Kingdom is named after a cylindrical clay oven called a tandoor oven. It is a family-owned, local business in Barrie that offers authentic Indian food. Their spices and flavours will make it a fantastic experience for everyone wanting to try something different. They have flavours you will fall in love with and a nice variety of meals.

They offer an extensive menu selection, with some unique items to choose from. Picking between a favourite meal at Tandoori is like picking your favourite kid! If you’re looking for ideas, you could try the fish pakora or a samosa as an appetizer. If you’re looking for desserts, all their delicious sweets are made from scratch! For drinks they offer Chai/Indian Tea, Coffee, shakes, pop, juice, and water.

The chefs at Tandoori have 30 years plus of cooking experience, they have cooked all over the world. Their goal is to give you and your family a great experience you won’t forget!!! They do catering, and offer dine-in, or take out options. A variety of meat options are available to choose from including; lamb, fish, shrimp, and chicken. Meals are always fresh, and prepared from scratch.

To see their menu visit the website at or visit their Facebook page.